APPENDIX A Suggested Deadlines to Qualify Initiatives - CaliforniaShare on:
If the statewide raw count total equals 100% or more of the total number of ... June 27, 2016 - Last day for county elections officials to verify and certify results of the ... initiative measure for the ballot, the Secretary of State directs the county ...
Statewide Initiative Guide - California
An initiative measure is placed on the ballot after its proponents ..... If the raw count equals 100 percent or more of the total number of ... If the result of the random sample indicates that the number of valid signatures represents between 95 ...
guide to filing initiatives - Alameda County
CERTIFIES RESULTS TO THE ... ballot title and summary of proposed measure in a newspaper of general circulation published ... beginning with the number 1 and continuing through the number of signatures .... This is called the “Raw Count.
Special District Initiative Handbook - Orange County Registrar of
Can a Measure be Withdrawn After a Special Election Order? 20. Election ... The official documenting and guaranteeing the results of an election ... random numbers generator -- The sample of signatures. Signatures ... Raw Count. The total ...
Special District Initiative Handbook.pdf
Ballot Position, Choice Fatigue, and Voter Behavior - Faculty
Aug 20, 2015 ... ballot positions as a result of differences in the number of local ... ballot measure in the 2000 general election concerning the use of ..... and elections in the number of overlaying local political jurisdictions.15 The raw data ...
the effect of ballot initiatives on voter - Georgetown University
These results show that, nationally, increasing the number of ballot initiatives ...... My first regression examines initiative use through a raw ballot initiative ...
Did Ralph Nader Spoil a Gore Presidency? A Ballot-Level Study of
Apr 24, 2006 ... large number of votes cast there for Nader, and Nader's well-known .... ecological data, ballot images directly reveal voting behavior in its most raw form, ..... The result of our scaling algorithm is a partisanship measure for ...
Memorandum - City of San Jose
Jan 4, 2012 ... referendum petition be signed by at least 8% of the total number of eligible ... Council to repeal the ordinance or to submit the Ordinance to a vote of the people ... The Office of the City Clerk conducted a prima facie review and raw count of the ... From this examination, it was determined that the results.
Constitutional Initiative - Secretary of State - Mississippi
Jan 14, 2009 ... election. If a sufficient number of voters approve the initiative, the initiative becomes .... certified signatures, not the number of “raw” signatures gathered. .... The result is that while a majority of those voting on an initiative may.
Glendale Community College District Updated CVRA Analysis
Analysis was done on a number of candidate contests and ballot measures. ... each result are larger or smaller depending on the raw number of voters in that ...
Having a Say: Political Efficacy in the Context of Direct Democracy
One view of the rising number of ballot propositions expects these to increase citizens' ... citizens living in initiative states are more likely to vote and to express an ..... raw count of proposition box scores and found little difference in the results .
Democracy by Initiative: - PolicyArchive
5.3 Number of Initiative Constitutional Amendments on the California Ballot, 1976 –2006 ... This report, the result of two years of work and analysis by CGS staff and inter- ...... mines that the raw count (before certification) of signatures submitted ...
Negative Advertising and Political Competition - Montana State
of measures of negativity, measures of the number of candidates, and ... discussion of the robustness of the raw effects in the data to omitted variable bias by ... Unlike in general elections where election results are widely available, the lack of ...
Agenda Item Number 15 Certification of - City of Sebastopol
Jun 7, 2016 ... initiative ordinance titled "Citizens to Renew the Sebastopol Urban Growth Boundary 2016" was ... the City Attorney prepared an official ballot title and summary ... a prima facie review contained enough raw signatures and was .... The results of twenty years of UGBs have been to prevent sprawl and to.
2008 Post Election Survey Report to Congress - FVAP.gov
on several themes that dominated the results of the 2008 Post Election Survey. 1. UOCAVA voters need ... Furthermore, FVAP is measuring its ability to influence State-by-State UOCAVA ... Absentee Failure Rate Formulas and Raw Numbers.
The Dilemma of Direct Democracy - Mathew D. McCubbins
endorsements for or against a ballot measure vote similarly to people who recall certain basic facts about ... Our third result is a bit surprising: we find that better- informed voters, whether ...... centages and raw numbers reported in Table 1 are.
The Latino Vote in 2016
Nov 12, 2015 ... The results of the US Census Bureau Current Population Survey, Voting and ... voter registration and turnout both in raw number and percentage and ... villains who together with two racially polarizing ballot measures/laws in.
Voter Fraud Handbook - Butte County Clerk-Recorder / Registrar of
phone number of whoever is paying for the card in the space provided. ... a form stating that the voter file information will be used for election purposes only .... urge a voter to vote or refrain from voting for a particular candidate or measure, but it is not .... machines prior to the official certification of election results, each county.
Download PDF - Matt Barreto
ifornia. Results. Although Latino voting grew substantially, we find that IRCA .... state ballot measures on electoral participation of Latinos and non-Latinos between ..... IRCA Applications, is the raw number of petitions filed in accordance with.
Direct Democracy and Political Efficacy Reconsidered
that the American ballot initiative process enhances political efficacy. We began ... The results consistently fail to indicate that direct democracy ..... democracy simply examines the connection between the raw number of ballot measures in a ...
dyck and lascher direct democ and political efficacy- published pb version.pdf